Mr. Steven Paul Solonika, 42 of Hillman, Michigan died peacefully at his home surrounded by loved ones on July 11, 2019. He was born in Pontiac, Michigan on September 24, 1976 to Stephen and Debra (Saddler) Solonika. He resided in Hillman for the past 15 years, formerly of Pontiac and Detroit. He was a huge WWF wrestling fan and bought every fight that he could on Pay-per-view. He loved video games, collecting Transformers, and was a huge movie buff. He loved to go to the theater when he could or pack his room full of family and friends to have movie nights. Steven will be dearly missed by those who knew him and loved him.
He is survived by his mother, Debra Saddler; sister, Jennifer Solonika; brothers, Michael Solonika; Jeffrey Solonika all of Hillman; uncles, Dan (Mary) Saddler; William Saddler; aunts, Vicki (Roger) Smith of Onondaga; Viola (Jeff) Groat; Diane Saddler all of Hillman; cousins, Sara (Jeff) Bonafiglia of Hillman; Keesha Chadwell of Leslie; Elisha (Keith) Shepard of Rives Junction; Hallie Callender of Ohio; Jake (Sharon) Callender of Durand; Melissa (Roger) Longpre of Hillman; Israel Callender of Gaylord; Connie (Anthony Collingwood) Groat of Hillman; and many more cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Stephen Solonika; and grandparents, Robert (Ann) Saddler; and Antonetta (Michael) Solonika.
Funeral services for Steven will take place at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Green Funeral Home; Hillman. Visitation will take place from noon until time of service. Interment will take place at Hillman Rust Township Cemetery, Hillman.